Celebrating the best vehicle fit-outs in the UK with a £10,000 cash prize up for grabs. We want to hear about every adapted van, from DIY trade conversions to luxury converted campers and everything in between.
Applications are now open! Submit your entry here before 02 October 2023. Our top tip? Share before and after photos showcasing your van’s new functionality - whether you’re a plumber, pet groomer or passionate camper.
In 2023, eBay is launching its inaugural Van Conversion of the Year Awards to celebrate the most beautifully executed, space efficient and downright clever Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) conversions in the UK.
If you’ve converted your van for a specific purpose, we want to hear from you.
We are seeking the best fit-outs across a range of industry sectors, covering any and every purpose. If you’re proud of your van’s bespoke racking, shelving or drawers, or want to showcase its custom storage or camper kit, these awards are for you!
We want to celebrate the UK’s very best commercial vehicle installs and uncover the vans that have been perfectly adapted to their intended purpose. Our expert judging panel will identify individual category winners before choosing the overall Van Conversion of the Year winner.
Category winners will each receive £250 worth of eBay items while the prize for the overall Van Conversion of the year winner will be a £10,000 cash prize.
To enter the awards, simply click here. All you need to do is answer a short series of questions and include some pictures of your conversion. Submitting an entry will take no more than a couple of minutes.
The Competition will be open from 00:01 September 01, 2023 and will end on 23:59:59 October 02, 2023 BST (“Competition Period”).
Entrants must be aged 18 or over.
Employees (and their families) of eBay, affiliates, subsidiary companies, representatives or agents of those companies and anyone else who may have been professionally involved with the Competition are not eligible to enter.
Entrants must submit their entry following the guidelines stipulated on the eBay Van Conversion of the Year Awards website found at: https://cloud.forbusiness.ebay.com/van-conversion-awards
Entries should include the entrant’s (a) full name; (b) images of the vehicle; (c) telephone and email contact details; (d) name and registration number of the company they represent, where applicable; (e) Up to 250 words detailing why the panel should select the entrant for a prize or a link to a video of no longer than two minutes long with the same information; (f) documentation relating to the van conversion (this must include at least 4 photographs, and can also include any design drawings or videos); g) make/model of the vehicle; (h) Information on parts sourced from eBay; and (i) amount of money spent on the van conversion.
There will be one overall Van Conversion of the Year winner and no fewer than 4 category prize winners chosen by a panel of judges, including independent judges before 20 October 2023 on the following basis:
Candidates may be contacted ahead of the prize draw by eBay to discuss their entry.
Each category prize winner will receive:
Overall Van Conversion of the year winner will receive:
The prizes are non-transferable and there is no cash alternative.
All winners will be notified within 28 days of the panel’s decision. Contact details used will be those provided upon entry. If a potential winner cannot be reached by 25 October 2023, they will lose any entitlement to the prize and a new winner will be selected.
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